Travelling by train can be one of the best options to reach Durgapur. This city is well connected by rail network as it has its own railway station. The Durgapur railway station is well linked by a number of trains. People living in cities such as Guwahati, Amritsar, Delhi, Allahabad and many more can easily reach Durgapur as regular train service is available from these, as well as a number of other cities. Various trains that help the travelers to reach the city conveniently are Sealdah Rajdhani, Poorva express, New Delhi Howrah express and Falaknuma express.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is the nearest airport to the Durgapur town. This is located at a distance of about 180 km and is well connected with all the major cities of India and abroad. A large number of domestic as well as international flights operate from the airport that helps the travelers to travel in a comfortable manner. From the airport tourists can either hire a cab or take a bus to reach the beautiful town of Durgapur.
Durgapur lies on the Grand Trunk road and hence regular bus service connects it with other cities. State owned buses as well as private bus services help the tourists to reach this place conveniently. West Bengal Surface Transport Corporation (WBSTC) buses travel throughout the state connecting Durgapur with all the other cities of West Bengal. Therefore tourists can also take a bus to reach this industrial city. Fares charged by the bus service operators are also reasonably priced.